When we consider computers, it is easy to see how quickly technology is improving. Not 10 years ago, the idea of a tiny, handheld computer was ridiculous, but now smartphones are mandatory gadgets. However, less obvious is the advance of the technology in our cars.
When people talk about how electronics components are getting smarter than ever with each passing day, they’re not talking about chips and circuit boards that can think by themselves – though, to be completely fair, that type of technology certainly can’t be that far away. Instead, they’re referring to the “smart” world in which we now live. One where it’s possible to use your cellphone to adjust the temperature inside your home while you’re still at work. One that lets you use your tablet to program your DVR while you’re on vacation because you forgot to tell it to record the latest episode of your favorite show before you left [...]
Self-driving vehicles will change the face of driving as we know it, but along with the mind-boggling technology swirls a host of questions and concerns. The potential impact on the car industry, the economy, road safety and U.S. laws is huge. With such a new concept, it is impossible to consider all the implications; however, some are obvious.
If you’re considering a career change, and you’ve been reading up on Information Technology, you know that cloud computing is – at least the basics. But, what you might be missing is a technical understanding of how cloud computing works and the career opportunities available.